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Well Construction & Operation

Oregon's Water Resource Department


Available now - Water Well Abandonment, Repair, and Replacement Fund: The Oregon Water Resources Department (OWRD) is currently accepting applications from low-to-moderate income households with domestic wells that are impacted by drought or wildfire. The Water Well Abandonment, Repair, and Replacement Fund provides financial assistance to permanently abandon, repair or replace a water well used for household purposes. Applications will be accepted year-round, depending on availability of funds.  

To make sure your well is properly constructed the Oregon Water Resources Department's (OWRD) Well Construction and Compliance page provides a variety of valuable resources for current and future Oregon well owners.

Find a local well constructor or well water professional by visiting the OWRD well constructor search engine

For other construction and operation related questions, email the OWRD Well Construction & Compliance program.